Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

Bundeswehr soldiers near Russian border

Bundeswehr soldiers near Russian border

NATO not only holds Russia back by its half-hearted measures, rather provokes it

Lavrov: demands to liberate occupied Azerbaijani territories on negotiation table

Lavrov: demands to liberate occupied Azerbaijani territories on negotiation table

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov mentioned the Nagorno-Karabakh settlement at the press conference. …

Armenia’s provocation on state border with Azerbaijan (PHOTO)

Armenia’s provocation on state border with Azerbaijan (PHOTO)

Armenian Armed Forces have committed a provocation at the Azerbaijani-Armenian state border, Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry said. …

Azerbaijani serviceman killed during Armenian provocation

Azerbaijani serviceman killed during Armenian provocation

Azerbaijani serviceman Fikret Bashirov was killed as a result of shelling the positions of the Azerbaijani army by the Armenian armed forces, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said in a message Jan. 15, Trend reports. …

 Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry condemns Karabakh regime’s participation in KVN

Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry condemns Karabakh regime’s participation in KVN

“We are expressing regret and dissatisfaction over the invitation of the teams, acting on behalf of so-called regime created in the occupied territories of Azerbaijan by Armenia, to the 28th International Festival of KVN  which will be …

Russia reacts to Armenia’s reluctance to return Azerbaijani soldier’s body

Russia reacts to Armenia’s reluctance to return Azerbaijani soldier’s body

A tragic incident recently happened between Azerbaijan and Armenia, and Moscow believes the two countries need to find the wisdom, strength and diplomatic opportunity to resolve this problem, Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria …

OSCE chair and Lavrov to discuss Karabakh settlement

OSCE chair and Lavrov to discuss Karabakh settlement

OSCE chairperson-in-office, Austria’s foreign minister, Sebastian Kurz and the Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will mull the Nagorno-Karabakh settlement in Moscow, the Russian Foreign Ministry …

EU urges Armenia to return body of Azerbaijani serviceman

EU urges Armenia to return body of Azerbaijani serviceman

Secretary General of the Council of Europe Thorbjorn Jagland urged Armenia to return the body of the Azerbaijani serviceman without delay. "The Council of Europe does not have a direct role in the negotiations, and …

Fuad Isgandarov: Azerbaijan needs strong foundation to build relations with EU

Fuad Isgandarov: "Azerbaijan needs strong foundation to build relations with EU"

Azerbaijani Ambassador to Belgium on the prospects of Baku's relations with the EU

OSCE Minsk Group urges to return Azerbaijani soldier’s body

OSCE Minsk Group urges to return Azerbaijani soldier’s body

The Co-Chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group from the US, France and Russia released the statement, urging to return without delay human remains, in accord with the agreements of the Astrakhan Summit of 2010, bearing in mind the exclusively humanitarian …

Turkey could become strategic mediator between East and West

"Turkey could become strategic mediator between East and West"

German political scientist Heiko Langner believes

OSCE chairman on new priorities of organization

OSCE chairman on new priorities of organization

Sebastian Kurz: a block-thinking mentality is back again

 Austria assumes OSCE Chairmanship

Austria assumes OSCE Chairmanship

On January 1, 2017 OSCE Chairperson-in-Office, Austria’s Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz, highlighted three key challenges facing the Organization and its participating States as Austria took over as the 2017 OSCE …

Armenia violates ceasefire with Azerbaijan 92 times

Armenia violates ceasefire with Azerbaijan 92 times

Armenian armed forces have violated the ceasefire along the line of contact between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops 92 times over the last 24 hours, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said on Jan. 1, APA reports. Armenian armed …

 US changes co-chair of OSCE Minsk Group

US changes co-chair of OSCE Minsk Group

Ambassador Richard Hoagland will assume the position of US co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group on an interim basis starting in January 2017, the US Embassy in Azerbaijan said. “Ambassador Hoagland brings over 30 …

Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry: Yerevan spreads false information about border clashes

Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry: Yerevan spreads false information about border clashes

Armenian side continues spreading false information in order to aggravate the situation along the line of contact between the Azerbaijani and Armenian troops, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said. “In order to justify its losses …

Azerbaijan works to get body of its soldier killed in Armenian provocation

Azerbaijan works to get body of its soldier killed in Armenian provocation

Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry continues joint work with relevant structures to receive the body of Azerbaijani soldier, Gurbanov Chingiz, who died as a result of the Armenian provocation on Dec. 29, the ministry …

Armenia: Turbulent 2016

Armenia: Turbulent 2016

Political developments in the South Caucasus are now in the background

Azerbaijani armed forces prevent Armenia#039s raid on border

Azerbaijani armed forces prevent Armenia's raid on border

A reconnaissance group of the Armenian Armed Forces tried to violate the Azerbaijani-Armenian state border on December 29 morning. “The enemy suffered losses in the ensuing clash and had to retreat,” the Azerbaijani …

Washington’s exiguous role in the Caucasus and Europe

Washington’s exiguous role in the Caucasus and Europe

The situation of Nagorno-Karabakh must garner a special priority in the landscape of US Foreign Policy Interests

Tatiana Moskalkova: dialogue between Armenians and Azerbaijanis must continue

Tatiana Moskalkova: dialogue between Armenians and Azerbaijanis must continue

Any formats of dialogue between Azerbaijan and Armenia can be only welcomed, the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia, Tatiana Moskalkova, …

Khankendi: 25 years pass since Armenian occupation

Khankendi: 25 years pass since Armenian occupation

Twenty-five years pass today since the Armenian occupation of Karkijahan township – a settlement of strategic importance for Azerbaijan’s Khankendi …

Maria Zakharova: Russia will do everything to intensify Nagorno-Karabakh settlement

Maria Zakharova: Russia will do everything to intensify Nagorno-Karabakh settlement

In the coming year, Russia will continue to engage in the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict as a mediator between Azerbaijan and Armenia, and will do everything possible to approach the solution of the Karabakh problem, the Russian …

Ilham Aliyev turns 55

Ilham Aliyev turns 55

December 24 is the birthday of Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev. Aliyev was born in Baku on December 24, 1961. He entered the Moscow State University of International Relations (MGIMO) in 1977 and graduated it in 1982. Upon his …

 Ter-Petrosian urges to compromise on Karabakh problem

Ter-Petrosian urges to compromise on Karabakh problem

Experts commenting on a speech of the first president of the country at the recent congress of the opposition party led by him

Public dialogue between Armenia and Azerbaijan - new chance for peace in Karabakh

Public dialogue between Armenia and Azerbaijan - new chance for peace in Karabakh

The civil Initiative for reconciliation of the peoples of Armenia and Azerbaijan, created in Baku, can be only welcomed, since the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict at the level of the two countries' societies is required for a …

Can Trump shake up the South Caucasus?

Can Trump shake up the South Caucasus?

In opinion of the Western political analysts, Trump’s team might further decrease U.S. involvement in the region, leading to a regional imbalance

Armenia-Azerbaijan Platform for Peace. View from Europe

Armenia-Azerbaijan Platform for Peace. View from Europe

It is necessary to increase the interest of the conflicting parties in progress of the negotiations and make it difficult to sabotage peace efforts

Lusine Nersisyan joins Baku Declaration: Armenia occupied territories

Lusine Nersisyan joins Baku Declaration: "Armenia occupied territories"

The young writer, journalist and civil society activist from Khankendi takes part in the "Armenia-Azerbaijan Platform for Peace"

Mammadyarov: Azerbaijan and OSCE MG to continue efforts to resolve Karabakh conflict

Mammadyarov: Azerbaijan and OSCE MG to continue efforts to resolve Karabakh conflict

Azerbaijan, jointly with the OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs, will continue the efforts to resolve the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict through substantive negotiations, the Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov said during his …